A foam roll is typically used to massage areas of the body, with muscle tightness, through myofascial release. Below is a video discussing all the great reasons why you should try foam rolling; especially for relief of back pain:
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Disclaimer: These exercises will not treat injuries but can be used as preventative measures. It is possible that your source of pain is caused by other underlying health concerns. If you continue to experience unbearable, reoccurring pain, be sure to schedule an appointment with your physician or join our physical therapy family and allow us to help you regain function.
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Board-Certified Orthopedic Specialist
Joseph received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from New York Medical College and is also recognized as a Board-Certified Orthopedic Specialist. As a former competitive athlete and weightlifter, Joseph understands the specific needs and demands of the human body. Joseph’s goal is to maintain an active approach to rehab while facilitating recovery..